Why I Dumped My Tesla for an Electric Mercedes-Benz

Christine Orita was a loyal Tesla fan for years but recently ditched her Model S for an electric Mercedes-Benz. Elon Musk’s politics and disappointing self-driving tech pushed Orita to drop the Tesla brand, she told Insider. She loves how luxurious and comfortable her new Mercedes EQS is compared to her Model S. This as-told-to essay … Read more

Is Tesla Elon Musk’s ‘Private Company Masquerading As A Public Company?’ — Board Under Pressure As Dissenting Voices Call For Overhaul

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares have come under significant selling pressure since peaking at $414.50 in November 2021. After ending 2022 as the worst-performing mega-cap stock, it has come under further selling in the new year. What Happened: Amid the development, calls for a revamp of the company’s board of directors are growing louder. Leo KoGuan, who claims … Read more

Short-Sellers Made $15 Billion Betting Against Tesla Shares This Year

The value of Elon Musk’s company has sunk by almost 70% from its November 2021 peak. Musk has refused to draw a link between Tesla’s decline and his takeover of Twitter. Short-sellers made $15 billion this year betting that shares in Tesla would fall, as about $800 billion was wiped off its value, new research … Read more

Elon Musk Threatens to ‘Name and Shame’ Companies Pausing Twitter Ads

Prior to the statement, Musk blamed pressure from activist groups for the pause on ad spending. Before the takeover, Musk promised investors Twitter wouldn’t become a “free-for-all hellscape” in a letter. Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you’re on the go. download the app The … Read more

Soon, you may have to pay about Rs 5,000 per year for Twitter blue check mark

Twitter will revise its user verification process, Elon Musk said in a tweet on Sunday, just days after he took over one of the world’s most influential social media platforms. “Whole verification process is being revamped right now”, Musk said in his tweet without giving more details. Twitter is considering charging for the coveted blue … Read more

Elon Musk completes $44 billion acquisition of Twitter

Elon Musk completed his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter Inc late on Thursday and his first move was to fire the social media company’s top leadership which he accused of misleading him over the number of spam accounts on the platform. Musk terminated Twitter Chief Executive Parag Agrawal, Chief Financial Officer Ned Segal and legal … Read more

Banks to hold all $13-billion debt backing Twitter deal, says report

The banks providing $13 billion in financing for Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter have abandoned plans to sell the debt to investors because of uncertainty around the social media company’s fortunes and losses, people familiar with the matter said.   The banks are not planning to syndicate the debt as is typical with … Read more

Elon Musk Could Spin Off Starlink From SpaceX And Take It Public By 2025

“We think it makes perfect sense,” said Ben Wood in an interview with CNBC. He said, “Starlink is going to need to invest heavily.” In its annual report of predictions, CCS Insights said that as Starlink’s revenue becomes “more predictable” and it expands its user base the company is “spun off to raise capital to … Read more